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  • 07:08 - 18 September 2013

Egyptian Navy kills two Palestinian refugees

Gaza,(DRAH.ps)— Coordination body of the Yarmouk refugees camp stated Tuesday Egyptian navy killed two Palestinian refugees and wounded several others, when the Egyptian warships chased  a refugees boat .

Egyptian navy opened fire at the boat, killing the refugees who were identified as Fatima Taha (61 years), and Dalloul age (35 years), pointing out that there are many refugees got serious injuries.

The coordination body wrote on its front page on "Face book" that Egyptian navy fired live bullets randomly during chasing the boat which carried at least 200 Palestinians from Syria, indicating that the boat was heading to Sweden for purpose of migration and asylum.

It noted that the Egyptian forces seized the boat and took it to port of "Abu Qir," and asked the refugees to get down of it, who refused to do and asked for the arrival of the Red Cross first.

It's noteworthy that Palestinian refugees fleeing from Syria to Egypt suffer harsh conditions after the dismissal of President Mohamed Morsi in Egypt.





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